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Independence police ID victim in Saturday homicide

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Posted at 4:56 PM, Dec 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 19:31:28-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m. | Independence police have identified the victim as 50-year-old Kent "Bo" Mcintosh, of Independence.

UPDATE, December 6 | Kansas City, Mo., police recovered a pickup truck matching this description from the water at 23rd and Topping on Saturday night. Independence police believe that truck is the same vehicle involved in the homicide on South Oxford Avenue. The homicide investigation is ongoing.

ORIGINAL STORY| One man is dead following a shooting Saturday in Independence.

Police responded around 3:22 p.m. Saturday to the 3300 block of South Oxford Avenue, where the victim was located.

The man, who has not yet been identified, was taken to an area hospital, where he later died.

Police are searching for two people who left the scene in a white, single-cab Chevrolet pickup with U-Haul logos.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS or Independence police at 816-325-7777. Tips also can be emailed to leads@indepmo.org.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at P3Tips.com.

Annual homicide details and data for the Kansas City area are available through the 41 Action News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015. Read the 41 Action News Mug Shot Policy.